Coastal Bend Area Photographers Guide


We’ve partnered with the following Corpus Christi area photographers to help make your family’s search for the best local photographer easy!

Even before their babies are born, parents start their search for the perfect photographer. Parents know the importance of capturing moments that will last a lifetime. Whether it’s the glow of motherhood in maternity portraits or your beautiful, tiny baby in newborn photography, photography plays such an important role in parenthood. We know picking the perfect family photographer isn’t a decision made lightly. So, we created this guide, to help answer one of the biggest questions we often receive “Where Can I Find a Photographer?”

From newborn toes to senior portraits and every family greeting card in between, we hope you’ll find our Coastal Bend Area Photographer Guide helpful in your search for the perfect Coastal Bend photographer. Special thanks to our title sponsor, Sweetest Snaps for making this guide possible!

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Ashlee with Sweetest Snaps Photography is an award winning and nationally published photographer based in Corpus Christi, Texas who specializes in capturing the beauty of Motherhood inside her full service studio. From magazine-worthy Maternity portraits to fine art Newborn and Motherhood portraits, Sweetest Snaps offers the full experience to make every Momma feel like a confident queen.

SPECIAL OFFER: use the code CBMC75 for $75 off your session!

Types of Photography Provided: Newborn, Maternity, Motherhood, Mini Sessions

Areas Served:Corpus Christi and all of the South Texas Area

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In Bloom Photography is a published team of photographers based in Corpus Christi, serving all of South Texas and beyond.

We adore all things family… documenting the excitement of waiting for your little one with a maternity session, witnessing the growth of your family with birth coverage or a fresh baby hospital session, celebrating the new life with a precious newborn session, and being there as your littles grow with milestone and family sessions.

Types of Photography Provided: Maternity, Birth/Hospital, Newborn, Milestone, Lifestyle, Family, and Event

Areas Served: Corpus Christi and all of South Texas

Janelle McDonnell Photography

Janelle is your Corpus Christi Motherhood Photographer. She specializes in all sessions MAMA centered. From that beautiful growing bump full of life, to the first breath your baby takes on to those perfect little newborn images that seem to freeze time and turn into images you will treasure for a lifetime. Janelle is also here to document all those little milestones in between as your little ones grow.

This is MOTHERHOOD. Let’s Tell YOUR Story.

Janelle documents all things Motherhood:Gender Reveals | Maternity | Birth | Fresh48 | Newborn Lifestyle  Studio Newborn | Milestones | Mommy & Me | Nursing Sessions

Areas Served: Corpus Christi and all of South Texas

Taylor Mayfield Photography

Taylor Mayfield falls in just about every category type when it comes to photography.

She feels like a long-time friend and is extremely personable, communicative, warm, inviting, and is very patient with kiddos.

Taylor captures true emotion and her photographs tell a story! She has been published twice and looks forward to expanding her portfolio. Taylor‘s main goal is to make you feel completely comfortable, happy, and to preserve your precious memories for a lifetime.

Types of Photography Provided:Family, Babies/Children, Engagement, Bridal, Wedding, Maternity, Boudoir, Lifestyle, Milestone, Holiday, Event, Senior, Portrait, and more!

Areas Served: South Texas

Photographing lives with purpose and style…

Types of Photography Provided: Babies, Maternity, Engagements, Weddings, Graduation, and Holidays

Areas Served: South Texas and the surrounding areas

Lillian Jean Photography

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Inspired by personal stories and nature, Lillian aims to capture more than just the traditional “smile at the camera” photo. Lillian specializes in natural light photography with an emphasis on emotion, personal connections, and storytelling. Photo sessions with Lillian are usually full of laughter, movement, organic expressions, and often a little adventure. Based out of Rockport, Texas, Lillian regularly travels throughout the Coastal Bend (and beyond) to photograph families.

Types of Photography Provided:Family, Maternity, Children, Newborn, Senior Portraits, Couples, Engagements, Small Business, Events, and more!

Areas Served: Rockport, Portland, Port Aransas, Corpus Christi, Victoria, San Antonio, Austin, Houston, Florida

Carrie Nichols Photography

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Carrie is a Corpus Christi based photographer focused on weddings, senior and family portraits. She specializes in on-location shoots with an emphasize on capturing unique relationships and characteristics. She strives to capture true emotion and document authentic moments that people can hold onto forever.

Types of Photography Provided: Babies, Kids, Families, Wedding, Portrait and Events

Areas Served: Corpus Christi, Portland, Padre Island, Port Aransas, and surrounding areas.

Molano Media


Taylor and Chris are a husband and wife duo that love capturing life’s greatest moments through photography and videography. They specialize in weddings, seniors, and maternity. Molano Media’s main goal is to tell your story through natural light and emotion. They pride themselves in client experience and love making their clients feel comfortable in front of the camera.

Types of Photography Provided: Family, Maternity, Seniors, Children, Weddings, Engagements, and Events!

Areas Served: Corpus Christi, Victoria, Portland, Ingleside, Port Aransas, Rockport, Kingsville, Houston, San Antonio, Austin

Natalie Nicole Photography

Natalie Nicole Photography | Coastal Bend | Corpus Christi Photographer

Natalie is a photographer obsessed with natural light, candid moments and all the details. Let her capture the smiles, giggles, tears, sweet touches and loving gazes. Based out of Corpus Christi but travels all over Texas. Her mission is to give clients treasured memories that will last a lifetime and beyond.

Types of Photography Provided: Weddings, engagements, bridals, maternity & lifestyle

Areas Served: Corpus Christi, Portland, Ingleside, Port Aransas, Rockport , Dallas, Houston, Victoria, San Antonio, Austin

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